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What am I doing wrong?
""" This is importing a function named `tweet` from a file that we unfortunately don't have access to change. You use it like so: >>> tweet("Hello this is my tweet") If the function cannot connect to Twitter, the function will raise a `CommunicationError` If the message is too long, the function will raise a `MessageTooLongError` """ from twitter import ( tweet, MessageTooLongError, CommunicationError, ) message = input("What would you like to tweet? ") # Your code here try: tweet(message) except CommunicationError: print('An error occurred attempting to connect to Twitter. Please try again!')
Steven Parker218,734 Points
I'm not seeing anything "wrong" here. This code passes tasks 1 and 2 as it is. And the code for task 3 just has not been added yet.
Daniel Mula TarancónPython Development Techdegree Graduate 22,165 Points
Hi Piotr Manczak,
I think that you do not need to handle any error here using try and except... You just need to use the functions you are importing. For instance:
from twitter import ( tweet, MessageTooLongError, CommunicationError, ) message = input("What would you like to tweet? ") if #whatever condition that makes the message too long: MessageTooLongError(message) elif #whatever condition that produces a communication error: CommunicationError(message) else: tweet(message)
I hope this helps, anyway you can ask me again.